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  • Corporate Social Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Stéphanie Bijlmakers

    Corporate Social Responsibility, Human Rights and the Law examines the responsibilities of business enterprises for human rights from a legal perspective. It analyses the legal status of the ‘corporate responsibility to respect human rights’ as articulated by the United Nations Guiding Principles…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge

  • Governing Shale Gas

    Development, Citizen Participation and Decision Making in the US, Canada, Australia and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Whitton, Matthew Cotton, Ioan M. Charnley-Parry, Kathy Brasier

    Shale energy development is an issue of global importance. The number of reserves globally, and their potential economic return, have increased dramatically in the past decade. Questions abound, however, about the appropriate governance systems to manage the risks of unconventional oil and gas…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge

  • The Plurality of Truth

    A Critique of Research on the State and European Integration, 1st Edition

    By Hanna Ojanen

    First published in 1998, this book breaks a path through the vast field of integration research showing how and why views on the relationship between the state and integration have developed in time. It illustrates the development by dialogues between representatives of opposing views and renders…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The UK Equity Gap

    The Failure of Government Policy Since 1945, 1st Edition

    By Chris Lonsdale

    First published in 1997, this volume investigates the important economic issue of small business finance. The inability of small firms to acquire equity finance is believed to be an important factor in the UK’s continued relative economic decline. Throughout the post-war period both Labour and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The European Union and Central and Eastern Europe

    The Implications of Enlargement in Stages, 1st Edition

    By Susan Senior Nello, Karen E. Smith

    First published in 1998, this volume’s approach is intended to be positive rather than normative and to identify criteria for evaluating which countries should join and the probable consequences of EU enlargement, along with the effects of temporary exclusion from the EU. It is a revised and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Challenges of Democracy in the 21st Century

    Concepts, Methods, Causality and the Quality of Democracy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luca Tomini, Giulia Sandri

    The effectiveness and capacity of survival of democratic regimes has been recently and widely questioned in the public and political debate. Both democratic institutions and political actors are increasingly confronted with rapid economic and societal transformations that, at least according to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Youth, Technology, Governance, Experience

    Adults Understanding Young People, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liam Grealy, Catherine Driscoll, Anna Hickey-Moody

    How do adults understand youth? How do their conceptions inform interventions into young lives or involve young people’s experiences? This volume tackles these questions by exploring adults’ ideas about youth. Specifically, Youth, Technology, Governance, Experience examines the four titular…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Leadership in Government

    Study of the Australian Public Service, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Korac-Kakabadse, Nada Korac-Kakabadse

    First published in 1998, this study formed the basis of a report submitted to the Australian Commonwealth Government as an independent piece of research. With the onset of large organizations, leadership has become increasingly important, being viewed both from the perspective of action and from…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Gender, Governance and Feminist Analysis

    Missing in Action?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine M Hudson, Malin Rönnblom, Katherine Teghtsoonian

    This edited volume presents critical scholarship analysing governance practices in diverse jurisdictions in Europe and North America, at multiple scales, and in relation to several different arenas of policy and practice. The contributors address shortcomings in the mainstream literature on…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12
    Routledge

  • Legislative Decline in the 21st Century

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irina Khmelko, Rick Stapenhurst, Michael L. Mezey

    Irina Khmelko, Frederick Stapenhurst, and Michael L. Mezey have assembled an authoritative guide to the declining institutional capacities of legislatures around the world. Case studies represent a diverse sample of countries, ranging from newer democracies emerging from the post-communist world…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03
    Routledge

  • African Union Law

    The Emergence of a Sui Generis Legal Order, 1st Edition

    By Olufemi Amao

    This book explores the emergence of African Union (AU) law as a legal order and its implications for existing order in the region. As an authoritative text on the development of AU law, the book covers such pertinent issues as legislative powers, competences, direct effect in AU law, subsidiarity,…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30
    Routledge

  • Changing Borders in Europe

    Exploring the Dynamics of Integration, Differentiation and Self-Determination in the European Union, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacint Jordana, Michael Keating, Axel Marx, Jan Wouters

    Changing Borders in Europe focuses on the territorial dimension of the European Union. It examines the transformation of state sovereignty within the EU, the emergence of varied self-determination claims, and the existence of a tailor-made architecture of functional borders, established by multiple…

    Paperback – 2020-01-29
    Routledge

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